News

OSU Extension Service and agricultural research news

The Extension and Experiment Station Communications (EESC) department writes news releases about OSU’s agricultural research as well as the various programs offered by the university’s Extension Service. Below is an archive of these stories as well as a list of stories published in the media about Extension. You’ll also find gardening advice articles written by EESC. Contact our media liaisons.

Recent News Stories

April 28, 2005

Several Oregon State University Extension Service 4-H faculty members have won recognition for outstanding accomplishments.

April 22, 2005

The new hazelnut variety, Santiam, is the first main hazelnut crop variety developed by OSU’s long-running hazelnut breeding program to have complete resistance to eastern filbert blight.

April 13, 2005

Oregon beef producers are invited to the Oregon Quality Beef Production Conference, a two-day workshop scheduled at Oregon State University, April 20-21.
Jay Noller, a soil scientist from Oregon State University, is mapping evidence of tsunamis on war-torn Cyprus and helping the divided governments plan for a shared future.

April 12, 2005

The OSU Memorial Union quad will be crawling with weird and wonderful beasts from all corners of OSU during Bug Day.

Recent Gardening Tips

July 15, 2016

Food for both adults and caterpillars are necessary for effective habitat

July 8, 2016

Tips on plants to grow for autumn harvest

July 1, 2016

Avoid food that comes with unnecessary fillers

June 23, 2016

The process of solarization kills weeds, diseases and insects

June 10, 2016